Duty Carried Out

Group Captain Nigel Huckins describes the twilight of the exceptional Buccaneer

BUCCANEER

FINAL DAYS

Buccaneer S.2B XZ431. The cockpit section of this aircraft survives, though the remainder is believed to have been scrapped.

I never imagined that I would ever fly the Buccaneer, let alone end up as that iconic aircraft’s last ever squadron commander.

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